American Graduate Champion: Marshall Williams

KLRU shares the inspiring stories of the people that are making our community a success! As part of our American Graduate initiative, we’re honoring American Graduate Champions that have been submitted by the community.

Screen shot 2015-06-03 at 12.37.55 PMToday’s Champion is Marshall Williams! Williams is a coach and US History teacher at Cedar Ridge High School. In the video, Jill Porter, a student at Cedar Ridge High School, talks about why Coach Williams is her champion. “He gives positive vibes and is always happy. Coach Williams engages his students and makes sure everyone is learning and doing their best,” said Porter.

Watch the video to find out more about Jill’s champion!

Do you know someone in our community who is working to improve high school success for students throughout Central Texas? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! American Graduate Champions can be students who work as mentors, business leaders who serve as role models, school officials making changes to better the system, parent activists, and even struggling students who are overcoming obstacles in order to graduate.